Kota Kinabalu
Malaysia
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

July weather forecast and climate
Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia

July, like June, is a hot summer month in Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia, with temperature in the range of an average low of 23.7°C (74.7°F) and an average high of 31.5°C (88.7°F).

Temperature

In July, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in June - a still hot 31.5°C (88.7°F). The average low-temperature, is 23.7°C (74.7°F).

Rainfall

In Kota Kinabalu, in July, it is raining for 13 days, with typically 262.7mm (10.3") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 140 rainfall days, and 2547.2mm (100.3") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

Months with the warmest seawater are June and July, with an average sea temperature of 30.2°C (86.4°F).
Note: For swimming, other intense water activities, temperature above 30°C (86°F) is arguably unpleasant, as the water cooling effect is missing.

Daylight

In July, the average length of the day in Kota Kinabalu is 12.4h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Kota Kinabalu is 6.6h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 12. Months with the lowest UV index in Kota Kinabalu are January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 12 interpret into the following advice:
Practice all essential precautions. Protection against sun damage is crucial. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects. A broad-spectrum sunscreen of SPF 30+ should be liberally applied and re-applied every two hours, and immediately after an outdoor workout or a swim. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.

What is the temperature in July in Kota Kinabalu?

In Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia, in July, the average high-temperature is 31.5°C (88.7°F), and the average low-temperature is 23.7°C (74.7°F).

How much does it rain in Kota Kinabalu in July?

In July, in Kota Kinabalu, the rain falls for 13 days. Throughout July, 262.7mm (10.3") of precipitation is accumulated.

What are the months with the warmest sea water in Kota Kinabalu?

Months with the warmest seawater are June and July, with an average sea temperature of 30.2°C (86.4°F).

How warm is the water in July in Kota Kinabalu?

In Kota Kinabalu, in July, the average water temperature is 30.2°C (86.4°F). The water temperature above 30°C (86°F) is arguably regarded as unpleasant. The primary purpose of entering the water - cooling down from sunshine and high temperatures - is lost.

How many hours of daylight does Kota Kinabalu have in July?

In July, the average length of the day in Kota Kinabalu is 12.4h.

How many hours of sunshine does Kota Kinabalu have in July?

In Kota Kinabalu, the average sunshine in July is 6.6h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Kota Kinabalu?

Months with the highest UV index in Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia, are January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

When is the lowest UV index in Kota Kinabalu?

January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the lowest UV index.

What is the UV index intensity in July in Kota Kinabalu?

In July, the average daily maximum UV index is 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in July - Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
  • Average high temperature in July: 31.5°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is April (32.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (30.4°C).

  • Average low temperature in July: 23.7°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is May (24.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (22.9°C).

Average rainfall in July - Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
  • Average rainfall in July: 262.7mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (345.8mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is March (50.5mm).

Average rainfall days in July - Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
  • Average rainfall days in July: 13 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is November (17 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is March (6 days).

Average sea temperature in July - Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
  • Average sea temperature in July: 30.2°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are June and July (30.2°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (27.1°C).

Average daylight in July / Average sunshine in July - Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
  • Average daylight in July: 12.4h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12.5h).
Months with shortest days are January and December (Average daylight: 11.8h).

  • Average sunshine in July: 6.6h

The month with most sunshine is April (Average sunshine: 8.2h).
The month with least sunshine is September (Average sunshine: 6h).

Average UV index in July - Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
  • Average UV index in July: 12

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (UV index 12).